HBO confirms the cancellation of the dystopian sci-fi series Westworld. Its fourth season, which concluded last August 14, will be its finale. However, according to the reports, although it will not be produced, the people associated with the show will still get their pay for Season 5.
In the fourth season of the series, the program’s ratings and viewership decreased despite its extravagant budget, which exceeded $100 million. Despite the efforts of the creators, Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy, hoping and advocating for another chapter, the show will not be proceeding in its fifth season.
“Making Westworld has been one of the highlights of our careers. We are deeply grateful to our extraordinary cast and crew for creating these indelible characters and brilliant worlds…
— Westworld (@WestworldHBO) November 5, 2022
Even when people expected the show to get cancelled, the news still registered as a shock since season 4 ended in a cliffhanger.
The series centers on a world where every human appetite, no matter how noble or depraved, can be indulged. It stars Anthony Hopkins, Ed Harris, Jeffrey Wright, Thandiwe Newton, Evan Rachel Wood, and James Marsden. Additionally, the executive producers of the series are Jonathan Nolan, Lisa Joy, J.J. Abrams, Athena Wickham, Richard J. Lewis, Ben Stephenson, and Denise Thé.
What shows are ALREADY cancelled this season? Check the official cancelled shows 2021/2022 list.
What shows are ALREADY renewed for next season? Check the TV shows renewed 2022-2023 list.
About Westworld TV Show
Drama series Westworld is a dark odyssey about the dawn of artificial consciousness and the evolution of sin. Set at the intersection of the near future and the reimagined past, it explores a world in which every human appetite, no matter how noble or depraved, can be indulged.Keep track of the cancel/renew status of all your favorite TV shows. Discover and bookmark our cancelled shows 2021 list and renewed shows 2021-2022 database.
Wondering how your other HBO shows are doing? Check out the HBO 2021 TV scorecard page, where you can find the cancel/renew status of all HBO TV shows!
How do you feel about this latest Westworld news? Share your thoughts with us in the comments below and don’t forget to stay tuned for all the renew/cancel 2021-2022 and beyond news!